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Allergan requests preliminary injunction against Valeant, Pershing Square

August 27, 2014

Allergan has requested that the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California set an expedited schedule for discovery, as well as a motion for a preliminary injunction against Valeant Pharmaceuticals, Pershing Square Capital Management and its principal, William A. Ackman, for federal securities law violations.

As part of the preliminary injunction, Allergan will seek an order prohibiting Valeant, Pershing Square and Ackman from exercising rights and benefits associated with Allergan shares that have been acquired unlawfully, according to a company press release.

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How do surgeons approach enhancements in refractive surgery patients?

August 27, 2014
CEDARS Debates is a monthly feature in Ocular Surgery News. CEDARS — Cornea, External Disease, and Refractive Surgery Society — is a group of cornea…
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Canaloplasty poses risk of Descemet's membrane detachment

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Telehealth technology may be key to adequate screening of patients with diabetes

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Woman reports acute painless vision loss in left eye

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, August 10, 2014
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Turning results into action: InflammaDry vs. Tear Osmolarity

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Speaker discusses HOME study

August 13, 2014
At the American Society of Retina Specialists meeting in San Diego, David S. Boyer, MD, discusses results from the HOME…
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